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(2020 FW2)
Classification: Amor [NEO]          SPK-ID: 54016307
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Note: This Java-based orbit viewer will eventually be retired.

Note: Make sure you have Java enabled on your browser to see the applet. This applet is provided as a 3D orbit visualization tool. The applet was implemented using two-body methods, and hence should not be used for determining accurate long-term trajectories (over several years or decades) or planetary encounter circumstances. For accurate long-term ephemerides, please instead use our Horizons system.

Note: If the applet is not working, here are some notes that might help.
Orbit Viewer

Additional Notes: the orbits shown in the applet are color coded. The planets are white lines, and the asteroid/comet is a blue line. The bright white line indicates the portion of the orbit that is above the ecliptic plane, and the darker portion is below the ecliptic plane. Likewise for the asteroid/comet orbit, the light blue indicates the portion above the ecliptic plane, and the dark blue the portion below the ecliptic plane.

Orbit Viewer applet originally written and kindly provided by Osamu Ajiki (AstroArts), and further modified by Ron Baalke (JPL).

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .593072678816628 0.00020303  
a 2.501522673859011 0.0012626 au
q 1.017937920552914 5.9017e-06 au
i 6.599287929735896 0.0015923 deg
node 178.1438368516707 0.0003184 deg
peri 9.916079714306195 0.00089696 deg
M 15.93260889678917 0.012148 deg
tp 2458936.542793410742
0.00034367 TDB
period 1445.123929250085
n .2491135830729853 0.00018861 deg/d
Q 3.985107427165109 0.0020114 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      164  
   data-arc span      48 days  
   first obs. used      2020-03-10  
   last obs. used      2020-04-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      6  
   norm. resid. RMS      .35854  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-08 05:53:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0244061 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .970446 au 
 T_jup = 3.189 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 24.11   .33675 14 autocmod 2.8

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